Two East London men arrested with unlicensed firearms and ammunition

FEBRUARY 5, 2015

On Wednesday night, members attached to the East London Police Port of Entry arrested two male suspects for possession of unlicenced firearms and ammunition near Gulu just outside East London.

The members were doing observation on illegal Marine activities when they noticed the two suspects wondering around on the nearby farms.

They tracked the suspects and stopped them and recovered two unlicensed firearms 14 rounds of ammunition and gunpowder.

They were arrested and charged with possession of unlicensed firearm and ammunition and would be appearing in the East London Magistrates' Court on Friday to face their charges.